Burwood Council area

Worker productivity

In Burwood Council area, Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services had the highest productivity by industry, generating $338,875 per worker in 2021/22.

Worker productivity by industry is calculated by dividing the industry value add by the number of persons employed in that industry. It shows which industries generate the most value add per employee. Some industry sectors, such as retail trade, are not highly productive per worker, but they employ a lot of people. Other industries, such as mining, employ fewer people but generate high levels of productivity. Each plays an important role in the economy.

Worker productivity data should be viewed in conjunction with Employment by industry (Total)and Employment by industry (FTE), to see the relative size of employment in each industry, and with Local workers income to see how many local workers are actually each in each industry, and with Sources of income data to see whether employment is the main way income is derived.

Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section. National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Productivity per worker (annual) by industry
Burwood Council area - Constant prices2021/222016/17Change
Industry$New South Wales$$New South Wales$ 2016/17 - 2021/22
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing315,200157,317163,548141,751+151,652
Mining30,991220,377235,947274,137-204,955
Manufacturing119,475142,491103,429128,161+16,046
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services222,080262,942134,524309,367+87,556
Construction303,996130,227186,944133,485+117,052
Wholesale Trade230,618251,600199,059217,029+31,558
Retail Trade86,88777,93677,12373,402+9,763
Accommodation and Food Services61,92155,40762,95956,859-1,039
Transport, Postal and Warehousing178,859151,690173,930169,045+4,929
Information Media and Telecommunications210,967251,401138,644178,174+72,323
Financial and Insurance Services294,325309,708383,254347,253-88,929
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services338,875339,276359,105346,946-20,230
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services138,028148,444123,443135,438+14,585
Administrative and Support Services186,709208,223159,351172,218+27,359
Public Administration and Safety112,794120,290110,641121,475+2,153
Education and Training100,40993,052103,13192,458-2,722
Health Care and Social Assistance85,58082,51875,65273,006+9,927
Arts and Recreation Services43,46468,16254,72971,289-11,265
Other Services69,32161,75779,51875,067-10,197
Total worker productivity129,522135,745126,442131,581+3,080

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2023. ©2023. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2020-21 price base for all years. NIEIR-ID data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and annual data releases adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.Learn more

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the jobs held by the full-time equivalent local workers in Burwood Council area in 2021/22 shows the three highest industries were:

  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($338,875)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($315,200)
  • Construction ($303,996)

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales were for $339,276 in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; $157,317 in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing and $130,227 in Construction.

The major differences between the jobs held by the full-time equivalent local workers of Burwood Council area and New South Wales were:

  • A lower worker productivity in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($222,080 compared to $262,942)
  • A higher worker productivity in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($315,200 compared to $157,317)
  • A higher worker productivity in Construction ($303,996 compared to $130,227)
  • A lower worker productivity in Mining ($30,991 compared to $220,377)

Emerging groups

The total worker productivity by industry in Burwood Council area increased by $3,080 between 2016/17 and 2021/22.

The largest changes in worker productivity by industries between 2016/17 and 2021/22 in Burwood Council area were for those employed in:

  • Mining (-$204,955)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (+$151,652)
  • Construction (+$117,052)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (-$88,929)

Burwood Council

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